Archives for May 2011

2011 ABL Marketplace Survey: ABLs Take Note as Competition Climbs to a Frenzied Pace

A respectable 11% of a select group of more than 800 senior asset-based lenders took the time to participate in this year’s Mid-Year Marketplace Survey. As portfolios grew stronger compared to a year ago, competition has also intensified, causing concern among this year’s respondents.

FinalCut: Booming Debt Market Largely Unavailable to ‘Turnarounds’

A report issued by Morgan Joseph TriArtisan noted that although the current syndicated loan and high-yield debt markets are booming, they remain largely unavailable for “turnaround” situations and lower middle-market borrowers seeking to raise funds.